Views about human evolution among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by views about human evolution

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State Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 20% 31% 2% 44% 3% 166
Alaska 44% 26% 2% 21% 6% 108
Arizona 40% 23% 2% 31% 5% 209
Arkansas 23% 26% 2% 45% 4% 124
California 43% 22% 3% 28% 4% 1,638
Colorado 47% 26% 2% 23% 3% 185
Connecticut 43% 27% 1% 25% 3% 151
Delaware 38% 20% 3% 31% 8% 126
District of Columbia 48% 24% 6% 19% 3% 210
Florida 39% 25% 3% 30% 3% 830
Georgia 30% 25% 3% 36% 5% 370
Hawaii 46% 21% 6% 26% 1% 123
Illinois 40% 27% 3% 29% 2% 514
Indiana 31% 25% 4% 37% 3% 228
Iowa 48% 24% 4% 20% 4% 110
Kentucky 31% 31% 3% 28% 7% 157
Louisiana 24% 26% 2% 41% 7% 176
Maryland 44% 25% 2% 26% 4% 301
Massachusetts 56% 19% 4% 19% 3% 314
Michigan 37% 26% 3% 30% 3% 354
Minnesota 50% 21% 4% 21% 4% 196
Mississippi 16% 31% 1% 49% 3% 115
Missouri 36% 25% 4% 32% 4% 201
Nevada 38% 26% 2% 29% 4% 104
New Hampshire 65% 12% < 1% 22% 1% 103
New Jersey 40% 24% 3% 29% 4% 382
New Mexico 37% 28% 3% 29% 3% 134
New York 40% 22% 3% 31% 4% 946
North Carolina 35% 29% 4% 29% 3% 381
Ohio 31% 27% 3% 35% 4% 363
Oklahoma 35% 20% 1% 39% 6% 121
Oregon 54% 16% 5% 21% 4% 158
Pennsylvania 43% 21% 4% 29% 3% 472
Rhode Island 43% 22% 5% 24% 7% 124
South Carolina 26% 28% 3% 38% 5% 184
Tennessee 17% 25% 4% 49% 6% 206
Texas 29% 27% 4% 36% 4% 1,016
Vermont 66% 14% 5% 12% 4% 134
Virginia 35% 29% 1% 32% 3% 309
Washington 49% 18% 7% 25% 1% 274
Wisconsin 50% 21% 2% 25% 2% 201

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